Box X stitch

Since my husband wants to cut the nylon strap with the hot knife to seal the ends. (instead of using a lighter) I have been looking into the best stitch to sew the leashes.

I will be going with the Box X stitch. A heavy duty needle, and outdoor thread (if the old antique machine will handle it anyway) And the antique machine we have (even though I prefer my newer machine)

I found a video of the stitch I want to do, actually on the eBay page of another item from the same seller.

I will likely work on the leashes over the weekend so I can have my husband’s help even if it is just measuring the strap, cutting the strap and keeping the dog distracted.


About alwaystimetoprocraftinate

I am a homemaker that loves to start but now always finish project. I have been married 11 years, with 2 children that will both be in school this year.
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One Response to Box X stitch

  1. Naomi says:

    Why not use large brads instead for sewing ?

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